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Researchers Describe Strategy to Develop First Broad-Spectrum Antiviral Drug

By studying the rare person — about one in a million — who can fight off viral infections more effectively than everyone else, investigators at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai have developed a strategy to help the rest of us achieve...
19-May-2016 5:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Honors Graduates and Health Care Leaders at 47th Annual Medical Education Commencement Ceremony and Inaugural Master’s Degree Commencement Ceremony

Former US Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius and Pulitzer, Polk and Peabody Award-Winning Science Journalist and Global Health Expert Laurie Ann Garrett Received Honorary Degrees and Delivered Keynote Addresses
17-May-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Study Suggests Depression is Driven by Networks of Genes That Span Brain Circuits

Researchers show how tweaking gene networks can affect susceptibility to depression
12-May-2016 12:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Honors Graduates and Healthcare Leaders at 47th Annual Commencement Ceremony

Former US Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius to Receive Honorary Degree and Deliver Keynote Address
10-May-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Holds Inaugural Master’s Degree Commencement Ceremony

Pulitzer, Polk and Peabody Award-Winning Science Journalist and Global Health Expert Laurie Ann Garrett to Receive Honorary Degree and Deliver Keynote Address
10-May-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Research Collaboration Identifies Serum Biomarkers that Predict Pre-Clinical IBD Development and Complications

Years before inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is diagnosed and symptoms exist, biomarkers are already circulating that can help predict risk not only of disease development but also of complications.
5-May-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

May Is Asthma Awareness Month

Mount Sinai Doctors Offer Tips on Staying Healthy
2-May-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Gene Therapy Halts Progression of Pulmonary Hypertension in a Large Animal Pre-Clinical Study

Scientists have used a novel gene therapy to halt the progression of pulmonary hypertension, a form of high blood pressure in the lung blood vessels that is linked to heart failure.
28-Apr-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Mount Sinai Health System Experts Share Tips for Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month this March

Mount Sinai experts are available during March’s Colorectal Cancer Awareness month to discuss prevention, screening options, and risk factors.
23-Feb-2016 9:05 AM EST

Top 5 Heart Health Tips for Women

Leading Female Cardiovascular Experts from Mount Sinai Heart Share Advice in Celebration of February’s American Heart Month and National Go Red Day Friday, February 5
1-Feb-2016 12:05 PM EST

Mount Sinai Cardiologists Offer Tips for Preventing Heart Disease for American Heart Month

February is American Heart Month and Mount Sinai experts are sharing tips on prevention.
27-Jan-2016 12:20 PM EST

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in American men. One in seven men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer and 233,000 new cases are diagnosed annually. That said, not every diagnosis warrants intervention. Mount experts...
1-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT

September is National Sickle Cell Awareness Month

September is National Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) Awareness Month, and Mount Sinai Health System is reminding the community of the importance of newborn screening performed soon after birth with a blood test, education for families with this inherited...
1-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT

September is Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month

According to the American Cancer Society, 62,000 Americans will be diagnosed with thyroid cancer in 2015, most of them before reaching age 55. Experts at the Head and Neck Institute at Mount Sinai Health System encourage the public to perform...
1-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Mount Sinai Experts Will Be Available for Interviews During the 2015 US Open

The Mount Sinai Health System is serving as the Official Medical Services Provider for the US Open.
27-Aug-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Dr. Kenneth Davis, MD, President and CEO of Mount Sinai Health System, on King v. Burwell

25-Jun-2015 1:05 PM EDT

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